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Project/Programme Manager

  • Location

    Oxford, Oxfordshire

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  • Salary:

    £321.29 - £337.35 per day

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    5 Months

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We have an exciting opportunity for an Project/Programme Manager to join our clients offices based in Oxford on a temporary contract basis for 5 months with the possibility of an extension.

As the Project/Programme Manager, your main duties will include:

  • A generic project manager is required, someone who understands the working environment of Children Social Care, someone who has strong project management and good analysis and change management skills.
  • The role does not require the candidate to be a specialist in fostering or social care.
  • A full business case (FBC) has been developed.
  • The candidate will be required to rapidly convert the FBC into a PID, evolve the current sketch project plan and rapidly move to implementation.
  • Core activities within the plan include: Service re-design / HR Consultation, updating policies and procedures for a new Tiered Payment system for carers, co-producing a refreshed Foster Care Charter with foster carers, the fostering service and the Looked after Children (LAC) service.

To be successful for this Project/Programme Manager post you will need to have:

  • A Digital Marketing approach will be implemented with the core purpose of attracting new foster carers in the council and enabling OCC to become the Provider of Choice.
  • 2 Written References.

Start Date: ASAP

Working Hours: 37 Hours per week, Monday - Friday

Pay Rate: £321.29 per day

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